Fears of a world recession came back to haunt global markets, prompting some investors to buy gold and safe but extremely low-yielding government bonds.
There is an eerie calm about financial markets at present. Currency and bond markets are quite range bound, while world stock markets hit new record highs in the past week.
At the beginning of last year and at the beginning of this year again, I would have been privately cautious, at least, about the outlook for equity markets, writes Jim Power.
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